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  • DR Tech Summit

    • Friday, December 03, 2021 at 10:00 AM
    • Virtual

    Dominican Republic Tech Summit is an international program featuring 100 global speakers and partners passionate about the future of DR. The central theme of the global summit is to “catalyze entrepreneurial and business ecosystems in emerging markets”.

    The multi year event is a 13- year initiative of the Global Startup Ecosystem which brings together hundreds of entrepreneurs, investors, digital marketers and creatives together in to targeted cities around the world to accelerate tech, innovation and economic development within the host country.

    Agenda: 

    Registration + Red Carpet Photos + Networking 

    Welcome Remarks

    Keynote: How to Build A Tech Ecosystem in Emerging Markes 

    Panel 1: Trends and Opportunities in the Dominican Republic 

    Panel 2: Industries of Disrutpion- Hear about the future of energy, education, finance, health, music, trade, etc. 

    Panel 3: The role of Ai, Blockchain, VR, Space and Nano technology 

    Keynote: How to Brand the Future of the Domininca Republic to the World 

    Panel 4: Top startup founders changing the face of Dominican Republic  via technology 

    Closing Remarks 

    Red Carpet Photos + Networking 

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  • DeveloperWeek Global: Enterprise 2021

    Join 3,000+ enterprise professionals from around the world converging online to discover, learn, network, and build the enterprise software ecosystem.

    Our community of developer, engineering, and IT & technical professionals is adapting to new virtual methods for getting work done. Join us online Dec 7 -8 for 6+ tracks of content:

    -Dev Leadership & Management
    -Enterprise Tech Trends
    -DevSecOps & Enterprise Security
    -AI & Big Data
    -Microservices Architecture
    -Containers & Kubernetes
    ...with 50+ live sessions on building global dev & enterprise teams, becoming a technical leader, and implementing the latest enterprise technology & tools.

    DeveloperWeek Global is produced and owned by DevNetwork, the world's developer event community organization -- and producer of leading conferences for the developer, engineering & IT industries.

    Register today:
    https://www.eventbrite.com/e/developerweek-global-enterprise-2021-registration-175615910917

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  • DeveloperWeek Global: Enterprise 2021

    Join 3,000+ enterprise professionals from around the world converging online to discover, learn, network, and build the enterprise software ecosystem.

    Our community of developer, engineering, and IT & technical professionals is adapting to new virtual methods for getting work done. Join us online Dec 7 -8 for 6+ tracks of content:

    -Dev Leadership & Management
    -Enterprise Tech Trends
    -DevSecOps & Enterprise Security
    -AI & Big Data
    -Microservices Architecture
    -Containers & Kubernetes
    ...with 50+ live sessions on building global dev & enterprise teams, becoming a technical leader, and implementing the latest enterprise technology & tools.

    DeveloperWeek Global is produced and owned by DevNetwork, the world's developer event community organization -- and producer of leading conferences for the developer, engineering & IT industries.

    Register today:
    https://www.eventbrite.com/e/developerweek-global-enterprise-2021-registration-175615910917

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  • December's NY Tech Meetup - Women's Demo Night

    ABOUT THIS EVENT

    We have a great program ready for you celebrating women founders, their companies, and tech.

    AGENDA:
    5:30 PM - Networking (on Airmeet)
    6:00 PM - Demo Program
    7:15 PM - Program Ends/ More Networking (on Airmeet)

    HOSTED BY:

    Sapna Shah

    Founder, Retail X Series

    PANELISTS: 

    Allia Mohamed, Co-founder & CEO, openigloo

    Rate your landlord (anonymously). 

    Barbara Jones, Founder & CEO, LilliiRNB

    Provides retail POS and mobile application solutions for Tier 1 retailers.

    Ursula Lavrencic, Co-founder & CEO, Hopalai

    Solving systematic problems in the educational industry.

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  • The US job market in 2020 was hit hard, to say the least with about 9.6 million people who lost their jobs. Not having job security is one of the most stressful experiences in life, so what can we do to better prepare for the future in hopes to not put our jobs in jeopardy? RSVP to find out!

    In this three part sub series of Futureproof Your Career, you will learn to:

    Part 1/3 - Secure Yourself

    Look within to reflect, reaccess, and rebuild in order to find your long term purpose that'll translate to a more fulfilled and secure career path.

    Part 2/3 - Secure Those Skills

    Know what roles are right for you now? Find out what methods you can use, free or not, to gain resilient technical and soft skills that transcend.

    Part 3/3 - Secure the Job!

    Now that you've got yourself and skill growth plan set in stone, it's time to practice and put your interview game face on!

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  • Review Travel Malang To Surabaya

    • Friday, December 10, 2021 at 12:00 AM
    • $10.00 USD

    Enjoying holidays or just sightseeing in Malang is indeed fun. Moreover, for those who like to explore on their own, of course, they need their own car that they can drive. Having trouble bringing a private car? Calm down, now comes your Travellora Tour Travel as a friendly travel companion. Curious about Surabaya Malang travel prices? Find out below.

    Surabaya Malang Travel Prices And Services From Us

    Surabaya Malang travel prices using Travellora are very affordable. Each passenger only has to pay a fare of Rp. 100,000 per person so you can enjoy the trip from Surabaya City to Malang or Travel Malang Surabaya. This rate is very affordable considering that Travellora provides maximum service in the form of:

    1. Best & Classy Service

    Travellora services provide the best and classy service. This is all done to maintain the comfort and safety of the passengers who use our services. Passenger comfort is a priority for our services. We will ensure that passengers can get to their destination safely.

    2. Serving Door To Door Shuttle

    For passengers who have a pick-up location or destination that is difficult to reach by public transportation or is not on the roadside, don't worry about not being able to get to the destination directly. Our services provide door to door pickup, this means that passengers will be picked up from their homes and delivered to the front of the destination.

    3. Competitive Rates

    For the Surabaya Malang travel rates that we offer are very affordable for all people, whether employees, students, students or the general public. This price is certainly very competitive and will not burden our customers.

    4. Complete Departure Location

    The location of travel departures from Surabaya and Malang and its surroundings is very complete. Starting from the city of Surabaya Malang, Batu City, Juanda Airport, Kepanjen, Sidorajo and vice versa. The presence of a complete departure location aims for passengers to get access to our travel.

    5. Complete Departure Schedule

    The pick-up and departure schedule from Travellora is in accordance with the general passenger departure schedule. The pick-up schedule is from 02.00 in the morning to 15.00 in the afternoon. With an estimated arrival at 05.00 in the morning and the latest at 20.00 at night.
    Make a Reservation Immediately!

    So you already know the prices we offer are even very cheap because of the facilities and services we provide. The service we provide is the best friendly, polite and of course excellent. You can count on us for your every trip from Surabaya to Malang or vice versa. Come on, don't wait too long, immediately contact us Travellora Tour and Travel for your trip.

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  • In our monthly event series with thelighthouse, this time, we've got Holly Schroeder on board to talk all things accessibility within UX and the Fintech world and you'll get a taste of a day in the life of a UX practitioner.

    Takeaways

    • How to set and achieve career goals

    • Tips on networking

    • The latest on being a leader

    About the Instructor

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    Founder & CEO, thelighthouse

    Courtney Brand is the Founder and CEO of thelighthouse. Prior to thelighthouse, she worked as a Management Consultant for 5 years in New York, Shanghai, and Beijing, selling and delivering work to top clients including Alibaba, Apple, Mercedes, Porsche, and Danone. After working for two years in New York, Courtney was transferred to PwC’s Shanghai office to help launch the firm’s new digital and innovation consulting practice in China which became the second highest revenue-generating team. As the Founder and CEO of thelighthouse, she is working to empower professionals with the network, insights, and support to thrive in their ever-changing careers and the fast changing world of work. She speaks Mandarin Chinese and French and graduated from Georgetown University.

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    UX Researcher, HealthTech

    Holly Schroeder is a UX researcher working in health tech, instructor, writer, and artist. Her interest in what makes people tick transformed into a passion in elementary school when she swiped her mom's RCA cassette recorder to play "interview."

    She believes accessibility is the secret sauce for awesome products. Recently, she authored a chapter on accessibility for 97 Things Every UX Practitioner Should Know published by O’Reilly Media.

    On the southside of St. Louis, MO, Holly and her husband spend their days catering to the whims of their crew of spoiled rescue pets. Holly loves people, animals, art, projects, nerdy stuff, rabbit holes, and exploring nature.

    Holly is co-president of the St. Louis Experience Meetup group and a mentor for ADPList. She has a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology from the University of Missouri in St. Louis, Master of Arts in Nonprofit Management from Washington University in St. Louis, and certificates in UX and Web Development.

    About Our Partners

    thelighthouse is the ‘Waze for your career’. We empower professionals with the network, insight, and support to navigate the fast changing world of work. We do this via algorithmic matching with relevant professionals for one-on-one virtual career sessions, curated resources, and member-driven events. We partner with people-first companies looking to invest in their top talent. As professionals navigate increasingly non-linear career paths, thelighthouse is becoming the throughline and empowering them at each stage of their ever-changing careers. Learn more at: https://www.thelighthouse.us/

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  • Regardless of your industry or role, fluency in the language of data analytics will allow you to contribute to data driven decision making.

    In this free, two-hour livestream, you’ll learn to understand, analyze, and interpret data so you too can join the data conversation. We’ll cover how to ask the right questions of your data and basic analytic functionality in Google Sheets. Then you’ll apply your new found data analytic skills to a real-world dataset, allowing you to develop recommendations based on your findings. All in real time, taught by an industry professional.

    Come learn the basics and gain the skills you need to collect, organize, and analyze real-world data!

     

    Regardless of your industry or role, fluency in the language of data analytics will allow you to contribute to data driven decision making.

    In this free, two-hour livestream, you’ll learn to understand, analyze, and interpret data so you too can join the data conversation. We’ll cover how to ask the right questions of your data and basic analytic functionality in Google Sheets. Then you’ll apply your new found data analytic skills to a real-world dataset, allowing you to develop recommendations based on your findings. All in real time, taught by an industry professional.

    Come learn the basics and gain the skills you need to collect, organize, and analyze real-world data!

     

    Takeaways

    • Learn to follow a data workflow from identifying a hypothesis to visualizing insights.
    • Understand how to build a predictive model.
    • Identify ways to strategically use data in your role, and in your daily life.
    • Learn how to use data to make informed recommendations.

    Ready to continue on your learning journey?

    Check out our course catalog to find your next step. Whether you’re looking to enhance your professional skill set in one of our part-time courses, or go for a complete career transformation by enrolling in one of our immersive courses, we’ve got you covered!

    Preparation

    • This class is taken completely online, and requires a computer and a strong internet connection.
    • We will provide a link to the platform on the day of the class.
    • A second monitor is recommended if you want to follow-along in class.
    • You should be familiar with the basic functions of your computer, but no previous experience in data analysis or Google Sheets is required.
    • Access to Google Sheets. (If you do not have access, create a free Google account.)
    • NOTE: Some domains block our automated emails, so If you don’t receive sign-in instructions within 1 hour of the livestream, please reach out to [email protected] and we’ll send sign-in instructions right away!

    About the Instructor

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    Data Engineer, Vanco Payments

    Candace P. Roberts is a Data Engineer with Vanco Payments in Atlanta, GA. She has spent most of her career in data related development services including data warehousing, business intelligence, data analysis, database modeling, and data architecture. She has worked in a variety of industries from wholesale/retail, public health, and financial services. Candace has a passion to share her knowledge with others in data analytics arena.

    What her students say

    Candace Roberts was an excellent instructor. Her enthusiasm was only exceeded by her knowledge of the curriculum. I highly recommend her and would love to take more classes from her. - Student from December 2019

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  • Interested in exploring the programming languages that power the web, or looking for guidance writing your first lines of code? You’ve come to the right place!

    In this free, two-hour livestream, explore the building blocks of the web — HTML and CSS — and learn how you can apply these programming languages to develop your own simple sites. All in real time, taught by an industry professional.

    Come learn the basics and gain the skills you need to write your first line of code!

    What will the livestream learning experience be like?

    • Ask questions and build your online network by interacting with fellow classmates and an expert instructor —all in real time via live chatbox and Q&A.
    • Complete optional classwork designed to give you a hands-on taste of the subject.
    • Learn new skills in the comfort of your own home, or on the go! All participants will be automatically muted with no video.

    Takeaways

    • Get a closer look at how the developer community and many different fields benefit from coding knowledge.
    • Learn how HTML and CSS function together to form the backbone of the web.
    • Cover key coding terms and principles.
    • Develop a custom, working web page from scratch.

    Ready to continue on your learning journey?

    Check out our course catalog to find your next step. Whether you’re looking to enhance your professional skill set in one of our part-time courses, or go for a complete career transformation by enrolling in one of our immersive courses, we’ve got you covered!

    Preparation

    • This class is taken completely online, and requires a computer and a strong internet connection.
    • A second monitor is recommended if you want to follow-along in class.
    • We will provide a link to the platform on the day of the class.
    • NOTE: Some domains block our automated emails, so If you don’t receive sign-in instructions within 1 hour of the livestream, please reach out to [email protected] and we’ll send sign-in instructions right away!

    About the Instructor

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    Software Engineering Immersive Lead Instructor, General Assembly

    Taylor is a full-stack software engineer, full-time human, STEM educator, music maniac, mindfulness student, and change agent. Her trauma-informed teaching approach focuses on deconstructing her students' self-limiting beliefs so they can experience more empowerment and curiosity. Taylor loves challenging the traditional work environment and advocating for a radically inclusive and holistic work landscape. She practices The Work of Byron Katie, trauma-informed Yoga, Mindfulness-based Stress Reduction, Organic Intelligence, and other methods aimed at bringing unity and peace to both the micro and the macro. When she's not teaching, you can find her hiking in the mountains or moshing at some pop-punk show.

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